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    Adding a second DTV Receiver

    Okay,

    I am considering getting a second DTV receiver for my bedroom, and I have a few questions.

    Currently, I have a hacked dsr704 that connects over the net via wireless, and I have VoIP with...
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    Well...I know that I run TiVo Server on a...

    Well...I know that I run TiVo Server on a network, and I have no issues with peer addressing. I think that the machine can see everything on the same subnet, though I only have one TiVo, so my box is...
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    DO you have a link to this info? I don't know...

    DO you have a link to this info? I don't know what happened but I've got XP on my laptop, and about 2 days ago, the transfer rates dropped from about .8 mb/s to less than .1 mb/s. Transfers from my...
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    If you've got VoIP, then why would you not just...

    If you've got VoIP, then why would you not just let your TiVo update over the net instead of using a phone line? :confused:
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    I understand the rules. The concept of searching...

    I understand the rules. The concept of searching before you ask is important on almost every informational forum I belong to. I think that the issue here is that some people have got a superiority...
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    I did not make the comment to excuse myself from...

    I did not make the comment to excuse myself from not posting a software version, I understand that I made a mistake there. I made that comment to show that just because my question seemed simple,...
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    Of course, but I read the original thread, before...

    Of course, but I read the original thread, before you compiled your info and linked to it.





    But I had no interest at all in 6.2, and I dropped the whole notion when I found out that folders...
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    Yes....and I am not saying that I did not read...

    Yes....and I am not saying that I did not read that, because I did...obiviously, it did not sink it, I gave my rationale above for the reason that I thought I did not have folders. (The new DTV...
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    I didn't post first, as I said above, I manually...

    I didn't post first, as I said above, I manually searched threads in 2 forums, and then I used the search feature to see if anyone else had the folders just appear, THEN I asked.

    I know how...
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    I didn't choose 4.x software for folders, I chose...

    I didn't choose 4.x software for folders, I chose it because I found its use on my particular model to be common among people here, and (for the most part) issue free. In fact, I have the same exact...
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    Look...I did not know I had folders up until...

    Look...I did not know I had folders up until yesterday. Their presence is something that I have not even seen mentioned about 4.x. The only reason why I even know that the folders exist, is because I...
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    Yes, 2 options...I was mistaken, or...

    Yes, 2 options...I was mistaken, or lying.....which I was mistaken because I did not know folders were ALWAYS there, and neither did he. He claimed "mistaken" or "lying" not because I (or he) didn't...
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    Thanks, it's good to know that I'm not lying ...

    Thanks, it's good to know that I'm not lying :rolleyes:
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    Well, I was pretty sure that the software hadn't...

    Well, I was pretty sure that the software hadn't been upgraded either, but any ideas how the folders just appeared? I mean, I've had the 4.x for 3 months, and have had as many as 10 episodes of the...
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    Now exactly why would I LIE about a problem? ...

    Now exactly why would I LIE about a problem?





    My system has been up and running fine for about 3 months. About a month ago, my /var directory did get reset, but I reinstalled everything,...
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    Folders in Now Playing List.

    Okay,

    I have read that the folders are part of the software upgrade, but I thought that part of the hacking I did blocked the updating. Folders appeared on my list yesterday for the first time. I...
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    I think this may be part of your problem the...

    I think this may be part of your problem the command to mount the drive should look like this

    mount -t /dev/hda /gdrive

    I don't know that the drive letter of the fat32 drive is even relevant,...
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    I use to have many issue with ty files and...

    I use to have many issue with ty files and TyTool, TyShow, and TyStudio.

    Make sure your recordings are unencrypted...Do a search on ciphercheck.tcl

    Install TyShow if you haven't already, and...
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    I have a dsr704, and there is a guide availible...

    I have a dsr704, and there is a guide availible on this site that helps you through a lot of what is required to put a 4.xx image on that machine.

    To be safe, this is what I did

    Bought:

    1....
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    Follow the guide, then in addition to the tools...

    Follow the guide, then in addition to the tools listed there, I'd get:

    TiVoWebPlus
    HackMan (for TiVoWebPlus)
    mfs_* (ftp,export, etc)
    TyShow (for your PC)
    TyTool
    tserver
    vserver
  21. I don't know, but my hacks got deleted yesterday

    I don't know, but my hacks got deleted yesterday
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    mfs_export?!?!?!?

    Okay I read the readme, got it installed, and got the menu in TiVoWeb, but I don't think I did something right. When I run it, it seems to work, but the path I specified for output is empty....here's...
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    It depends. One the type of access card you have....

    It depends. One the type of access card you have. When I bought my DTiVo box, direct TV was already inthe process of sending me out a new card, so I gave that card that they had just sent in my new...
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    I asked specifically when I called to activate it...

    I asked specifically when I called to activate it (I was already a customer). I told them that I just bought this new box, and was replacing my old one, and when I asked about a contract, they said I...
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    My original 40GB drive would not boot, and I...

    My original 40GB drive would not boot, and I simply bought the InstantCake CD that was for my model, and got the image off of it, and manually restored it to the drive.
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    I bought mine at BestBuy, and I did not have to...

    I bought mine at BestBuy, and I did not have to extend any contract...it cost $100, and the only requirement is that it had to be activated within 30 days, or they'd charge another $150 to my card.
    ...
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    A wireless router can function in bridge mode?...

    A wireless router can function in bridge mode? Really? Which ones? Because I've been looking at wireless bridges, and beyond the wireless "b" ones, they are all a little pricey($80 & up). But I got...
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    x Yeah...but it could be a pain in the a$$ too....

    x
    Yeah...but it could be a pain in the a$$ too. When I bought the TiVo a year ago, I dropped a CAT5 line behind my entertainment center (with the telephone line, and 2nd coax).....I was prepared to...
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    Well, I myself, attempted to find these very same...

    Well, I myself, attempted to find these very same answers. I did not find them, so maybe this thread can put them in the database.


    I think you need a bridge, or a "gaming adapter" for "11g"...
  30. Update... I extracted one of the 8 that would...

    Update...

    I extracted one of the 8 that would play and upon extraction, WMP10 generated a preview, like it does with all programs that will play, but it did not play (codec error)...but, I used...
  31. Update... Okay, I ran ciphercheck.tcl, and I...

    Update...

    Okay, I ran ciphercheck.tcl, and I found out that all of my recordings before 1/12/05 were listed as encrypted. This trend was hard to see because of the fact I have so many TiVo...
  32. Should I have posted this in the extraction...

    Should I have posted this in the extraction forums instead?

    More info...

    All programs will extract with Tytools, but only those that would stream from the view option in tivoweb in the first...
  33. Fair enough...I saw it differently because the...

    Fair enough...I saw it differently because the same thing happened to me. I just thought someone should have asked "Have you applied the superpatch?", if not before he said he didn't have a hacked...
  34. So you're saying that continuing to assume he's...

    So you're saying that continuing to assume he's using a pre-hacked image anyway, when he said he's not, is "giving him more credit" than just assuming that he doesn't know what superpatch does?
    ...
  35. Huh? Amending what I said? I was just trying to...

    Huh? Amending what I said? I was just trying to explain to those that think it is oh so difficult to misunderstand what superpatch does...I did it, he did it. I'm sure others have as well....look,...
  36. I mean, maybe this is strecth, but don't you...

    I mean, maybe this is strecth, but don't you think that him responding with that statement was an attempt to prove that he didn't start with a hacked image?




    He didn't JUST say, it was...
  37. Yes I understand. I am basically refering to the...

    Yes I understand. I am basically refering to the fact that the process applies many commands "automatically" (sort of) without much user intervention, again, at the time I thought that "superpatch"...
  38. Review your post in this thread (#2), where you...

    Review your post in this thread (#2), where you said he probably had a pre-hacked image, ...then his post (#3), where he said that it wasn't...then yours (#4), where you continue to go on as if it is...
  39. I know, but sleeper does have a automated process...

    I know, but sleeper does have a automated process that does several functions in the background...I assumed that superpatch was like the "full monte including hacks" script on this page
    ...
  40. Of course, I quoted your post because you pointed...

    Of course, I quoted your post because you pointed out the actual problem, (the 2 of us not knowing enough about superpatch), versus just assuming he was lying about is image
  41. Well, I was not even interested in HMO at first,...

    Well, I was not even interested in HMO at first, I just wanted record time and extraction...

    So...I started with using sleeper, and lost my previous recordings, and wacked myoriginal drive trying...
  42. I also did not know that "superpatch" was HMO...

    I also did not know that "superpatch" was HMO Superpatch. I am just wondering why you guys would INSIST that he had an illegal image when he said that he did not.

    The same thing happened to me. I...
  43. Hit or miss response from Extraction and Playback

    I can't figure out why there's a inconsistency in playback

    I have a total of 48 programs recorded. 29 will play, the other 19 will not.

    I am using the "view" option in TiVoWeb, and WMP10.
    ...
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    Thanks....I'll try that tonight!!

    Thanks....I'll try that tonight!!
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    Let me clarify...I have no trouble extracting,...

    Let me clarify...I have no trouble extracting, but I have intermittent viewing problems with the files I extract.



    Not for me....

    http://www.dealdatabase.com/forum/showthread.php?t=40833
    ...
  46. I am having a similar problem... ...

    I am having a similar problem...

    http://www.dealdatabase.com/forum/showthread.php?p=206085#post206085

    maybe we can compare setups and what we've done up to now...here's a summary of what I did...
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    Update: I have now extracted a total of 5...

    Update:

    I have now extracted a total of 5 programs from the TiVo Using TyTools, and 3 of them WILL play. Interestingly enough, the ones that will play, are the same ones that would play from thw...
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    Gee...thanks...btw...I'm not having trouble with...

    Gee...thanks...btw...I'm not having trouble with TyTools, I'm having trouble with playback becuase of a codec issue.
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    Okay, I found this program. I don't know how to...

    Okay, I found this program. I don't know how to use it. Does it make a log? I launched it before trying to play a file, but it did nothing.
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    It says AppName: wmplayer.exe AppVer:...

    It says

    AppName: wmplayer.exe AppVer: 9.0.0.2980 ModName: tysplitter.ax
    ModVer: 0.0.0.0 Offset: 00001c0b

    but only on SOME files...others will play fine, and yet others will crash WMP completely
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    I have tried this and none of the software I've...

    I have tried this and none of the software I've seen (listed in my first post, and the referenced thread) have brought me any luck.
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    TiVoToGo on DTiVo box with 4.0.1b

    Is there a way to get TiVo to give me the TiVoToGo software even though I have a DirectTv TiVo box?

    I have successfully upgraded to 4.0.1b, and have network access, and online updates, but I have...
  53. Where do I find the newest version of tysplitter.ax

    I read most of that 40 page thread, and it continually refers to new versions, but does not say where they are found.
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    Okay...an update...... I installed a codec pack...

    Okay...an update...... I installed a codec pack (ver 4.33 from driverguide.com) Now the ones that said "error downloading codec" play, but the audio is out of sync with the video....however the ones...
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    I don't have that program. It is not in the...

    I don't have that program. It is not in the TYShow directory. I searched my HD for it, as well and nothing, I even looked in the T01 version of TYShow, a suggestion I found from searching (which did...
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    TyShow and WMP10

    Okay...I have searched, but I am having various errors.

    I am using the "View" option from the NowPlaying GUI in TiVoWebPlus.

    Some programs will play without issue. Others give "error...
  57. Thanks...a little more searching has led me to...

    Thanks...a little more searching has led me to the NowShowing.tcl file that I needed...I am headed to the Extraction forum to find the answer to my next issue before I post.
  58. Okay....I did this, and everything was going...

    Okay....I did this, and everything was going great put when TyTool went to get the NowShowing list

    TyTool said:

    Sorry.. Could not obtain the list.

    The telnet terminal says:

    SERVER: We got...
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    Really.....Well....I tried to do a seach, and it...

    Really.....Well....I tried to do a seach, and it wouldn't allow me to use the word "now" as search criteria
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    Slow Refresh on "Now Playing" List

    After accessing a program from the "Now Playing" list, reading details or deleting a program , the Now Playing list is blank, and takes about 20-30 seconds to reappear.

    Anyone know what causes...
  61. Thanks....from my experience with unix in the...

    Thanks....from my experience with unix in the past, I understand the concept of transfering files in binary mode. Then (years and years ago), it was done with a text command (bin) during an ftp...
  62. Thanks for your assistance. Followup...

    Thanks for your assistance.

    Followup question.....

    Does it matter where I put the startup command? rc.sysinit? rc.sysinit.author? rc.sysinit.twp?

    And in the editor when I add it, do the...
  63. The difference between the major Extraction tools

    Okay....

    (For reference this is what I have done so far:
    1. I have a Philips DSR-704 (40 GB Series 2 DTivo)
    2. I bought the S2 SA InstaCake CD from PTV and the Enhanced Boot Iso
    3. I pulled the...
  64. USB 2 Ethernet adapter Plus Wireless Bridge

    Is anyone using this combination? I am considering this for 2 reasons:

    1. It's the easiest way to configure WEP, seeing that you do it on the Bridge, and the TiVo just sees an IP.

    2. The Bridge...
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    Yes, I know what MY TSN is. It is listed on the...

    Yes, I know what MY TSN is. It is listed on the screen, BUT what I am asking is this:

    The table of adapters provided by TiVo asks for the first 3 digits of your TSN to choose an adapter. Since I...
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    TiVo's USB adapter list

    Okay...after trying to find this info here, and being unsuccessful, I went to the TiVo website suggested on my System Information screen, and found a list of supported wireless, and wired USB...
  67. Okay... I've got a 120 GB HD that I used the...

    Okay...


    I've got a 120 GB HD that I used the guide to put an 4.x image on. I got the image from an instacake CD, but I did not run instacake. I did not expand the image using the 'mfsadd -x...
  68. Well...let me use this question as my opportunity...

    Well...let me use this question as my opportunity to point out a list of things that I believe are major omissions and should be mentioned in the guide.

    #1. the command "cdrom" may not mount your...
  69. Thanks...I used the mount command given in post...

    Thanks...I used the mount command given in post 11 and it worked okay, but when I booted up the TIVO it got "stuck". This is what I mean by stuck....it goes to the "Powering up" screen, as if it is...
  70. me too....it happens anytime I try to access a...

    me too....it happens anytime I try to access a file directly from the cd...I think I'm not accessing the proper place when I'm trying to get to files on the cd

    everytime I try list the cd contents...
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    Sticky: I am also in need of a 4.x image thanks ...

    I am also in need of a 4.x image

    thanks

    please PM
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